Cool GenStuff – Monday 22 July 2013

Cool GenStuff

Today is Monday, 22 July 2013 and here are some recent finds and discoveries to help you hack genealogy!

What’s Up?

    • Got Deleted Files? A neat and informative video from Vsauce via Gizmodo about what actually happens when you delete files from your computer.

Genealogy and Technology News

New Apps, Programs and Websites – Oh My!

Technology for Genealogy Group on Facebook

Visit the Technology for Genealogy on Facebook group for these new discussions:

  • CDs and DVDs: Do CDs and DVDs deteriorate over time due to accessing files or other causes?
  • Microfiche: Is there an easy way to copy microfiche to a digital format?
  • PDF: How do I split a large PDF into separate PDF files?
  • Photos: Any recommendations on photo collage programs?

©2013, copyright Thomas MacEntee

About the Author

Thomas MacEntee
Genealogy educator and author Thomas MacEntee has been researching his family history for more than 40 years and is the creator of Abundant Genealogy, Genealogy Bargains, DNA Bargains, The Genealogy Do-Over and numerous other web-based genealogy and family history properties.